Golf in the Costa Brava and Why You Should Visit
Why Visit Costa Brava?
- An average of 320 days of sun a year - perfect for year-round golf!
- Spain’s number one course in the Stadium at PGA Catalunya.
- Great value for money
- Incredible nightlife in multiple areas
- See the sights of Barcelona
- A wide range of established golf resorts to choose from
- Easy to fly to from most UK airports
The stunning beauty and opulence and the beautifully mild climate of the Costa Brava make for the ideal conditions for a golfing break. Celebrated with a variety of excellent golf courses, it is no secret that the Costa Brava is becoming an extremely prevalent golfing destination. Here you will meet golfers of all abilities who like to mix their enthusiasm for golf with a break in one of the most beautiful regions of Europe.
The Region of the Costa Daurada is equally as intriguing, the main resort of Lumine Hills is one of the finest golf resorts in Spain and opens up the options to play tremendous golf and combining with the excellent nightlife of Salou or the gastronomic delights of Cambrils and Tarragona.
The area in the north-east of Spain is blessed with pleasant weather all year round, with an average of 320 days of sun a year. So your group can enjoy the attractive beaches, a range of leisure facilities and superb restaurants for most of the year whilst enjoying golf holidays in Costa Brava.
When To Visit
The average annual temperature in the Costa Brava ranges from 14 ° C to 20 ° C. It ranges between 21 ° C and 28 ° C during summer months and between 6 ° C and 10 ° C during the winter. The best season to visit the Costa Brava for your perfect golf adventure is between April and October. This is when the temperatures are the most pleasing and, in addition, there is little or no rain during this season. That being said, you must take into consideration that the peak season July and August on the Costa Brava is typically very traveler-heavy and humidity can also rise dramatically during the day. If you'd like to experience your golfing breaks in quieter months and in cooler temperatures for golf consider April, May, June, and October. Although you can find golfers on the courses all year round.
Flights to the Costa Brava/Daurada all depend on which resorts and courses you will be looking to stay and play on, Barcelona flights are the most easily accessible from the majority of U.K airports and can be sourced very cheaply, For resorts like PGA Catalunya, though Girona is by far the best airport to arrive into where possible, You can fly to Girona from London Gatwick, Stansted, Manchester, Glasgow, Belfast, Leeds, Newcastle & East Midlands. For the Costa Daurada and Lumine Golf Resort, Reus Airport is again more favorable. you can fly to Reus from Aberdeen, Belfast, Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, Doncaster, Nottingham, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, and Newcastle.
Golf Resorts in the Costa Brava and Daurada
The most popular resorts are PGA Catalunya where you have two accommodation options Hotel Camiral which is a five-star offering of the finest quality right at the hearty of the resort as well as Hotel Lavida which is a great four-star option that is incredibly good value for money. Emporda which is located on the coastline has just undergone a major refurbishment and how offers a golf resort and golf break that could rival most in Spain, two tremendous golf courses, and superb lodgings. For 45-Holes of real championship golf then head over to the Costa Daurada and the Lumine Beach and Golf Resort, where you can encounter one of Greg Norman's finest golf designs.